Tres Nuraghes (Miocene of Italy)

Also known as Tresnuraghes

Where: Oristano, Italy (40.3° N, 8.5° E: paleocoordinates 41.6° N, 5.2° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: middle Member, Late/Upper Miocene (11.6 - 5.3 Ma)

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: terrestrial; lithology not reported

Size class: macrofossils

Primary reference: T. Kotsakis, M. Delfino, and P. Piras. 2004. Italian Cenozoic crocodilians: taxa, timing and palaeobiogeographic implications. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology 210:67-87 [P. Mannion/P. Mannion]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 144559: authorized by Philip Mannion, entered by Philip Mannion on 10.05.2013

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Taxonomic list

 Crocodylia -
Crocodylia indet. Owen 1842 crocodilian
Remains previously attributed to Tomistoma